A Letter to Those Who Still Support “45”

Being in front of a news camera for almost a decade has taught me to keep my thoughts to myself, especially when it comes to politics. I’m not sure if anyone else did this or still does this, but I would read a...

Transitioning into a New School Year

While many students prepare for new classes, choose their polished outfits, and look forward to reconnecting with old friends, students like Leonardo “Leo” Hinnant have another challenge that takes transitioning...

Atlanta Gay Activist and Politician Dies at 81

The Atlanta LGBTQ community mourns the loss of a local Atlanta activist, Richard “Dick” Rhodes, who died from a stroke according to friends close to the 81-year-old.Rhodes made his way to Atlanta in 1971 wh...

Woofs Reopens at New Location in Midtown Atlanta

After several weeks of final preparations for its new location, Woofs is back open and serving up drinks, food, and good times in Atlanta. Last weekend, staff opened their doors to guests, and within hours, the...

Lost in a Moment

It seems at every circuit party event I attend, I always lock my eyes on that one person lost in a moment of pure bliss, from the heart-pounding music and laser light shows beaming down from above them. It happ...

Life Behind the Drag

Her name is Phoenix and you might recognize her from Season Three of RuPaul’s Drag Race, but this queen came onto the scene years before, with almost two decades of performances under her sequins studded belt. ...

The Art of Working for Free

It’s a space filled with several large lights, a massive black paper backdrop, and several hooks on a brick wall connected to large steel chains. There’s a large a/c unit in the corner of the room set to a bris...

A Straight Disaster

I’m always one to adventure out into the world of straight bars and clubs just to see what I’m not missing when it comes to nightlife. I remember my time in college at the University of South Carolina where my ...

Life in Porn with Jack Dixon

In today’s society, the adult entertainment business is still considered a taboo filled playground with artificial orgasms, overzealous “stars” looking for the next big scene, and in some cases, those scenes th...